Complete Chain of the First Global Kidney Exchange Transplant and 3-yr Follow-up Article (Faculty180)

cited authors

  • Bozek, Da N; Dunn, Ty B; Kuhr, Chri S; Marsh, Christopher L; Rogers, Jeffrey; Rees, Susan E; Basagoitia, Laura; Brunner, Robert J; Roth, Alvin E; Ekwenna, Obi; Fumo, David E; Krawiec, Kimberly D; Kopke, Jonathan E; Sindhwani, Puneet; Ortiz, Jorge; Tan, Miguel; Paloyo, Siegf R; Punch, Jeffrey D; Rees, Mich A


  • Global Kidney Exchange (GKE) offers an opportunity to expand living renal transplantation internationally to patients without financial means. These international pairs are entered into a US kidney exchange program that provides long-term financial support in an effort to identify opportunities for suitable exchanges for both these international pairs and US citizens.


publication date

  • 2018

published in

start page

  • 190

end page

  • 197


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